To amend title 10, United States Code, to enhance the readiness of the Armed Forces by replacing the current policy concerning homosexuality in the Armed Forces, referred to as "Don't Ask, Don't Tell", with a policy of nondiscrimination on the basis of sexual orientation.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 10th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Mar 3, 2009
Length: 8 pages
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on March 3, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Mar 3, 2009
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H.R. 1283 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 111th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2009 to Dec 22, 2010. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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